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Kevin Daum

   
Kevin Daum
Kevin Daum is an award winning and bestselling author of 5 books. He is a marketer, speaker, and columnist for Inc.com and Smart Business Magazine. As an Inc. 500 entrepreneur, his sales and marketing techniques resulted in more than $1 billion in sales. Drawing on his background in theatre and business, Kevin is a compelling speaker who has engaged and inspired audiences around the globe. Kevin is a graduate of the MIT Entrepreneurial Masters program and has received the Global Learning Award 3 times from the Entrepreneur’s Organization, where he held several board positions. Kevin has designed, produced, and led award-winning executive training programs and events for C-level executives and entrepreneurs on four continents. Previously, Kevin was named one of the 40 people to watch under 40 in San Francisco by the Business Times and in 2006 was named Distinguished Alum of the Year by his alma mater, Humboldt State University.

Episode 70: Shiyin Cai (Dialogue in the Dark), Shanghai, China

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Shiyin Cai, Founder and CEO of Dialogue in the Dark (China), shares why we sometimes need to go into complete darkness in order to see with full clarity.

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Episode 69: Anthony Farr (Allan & Gill Gray Philanthropy), Cape Town, South Africa

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Anthony Farr, Founder and CEO of the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation, shares how he finds hidden talent in young adults and helps them develop to their fullest potential. 

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Episode 68: Mark Hadland (Level 11), Seattle, Washington, USA

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Mark Hadland, CEO of Level 11, paints a picture of the future when technology will transform our lives even further by anticipating our needs and proactively help us plan our day without prompting. 

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Episode 67: Giovanna D’Esposito (PaddyPower and Sky Bet), Rome, Italy

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Giovanna D’Esposito, founder of PaddyPower and Sky Bet, shares her journey to finding personal freedom and the inside scoop on the gambling industry in Italy.

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Episode 66: Enrique Quemada (ONEtoONE Corporate Finance), Madrid, Spain

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Enrique Quemada, Chairman of ONEtoONE Corporate Finance Group, shares how he uses company values to bring consistency and instill a culture of excellence into all of his employees.

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Episode 65: Yi Li (Renogy), Los Angeles, California, USA

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Yi Li, President of Renogy, shares how she turned her physics degree into a profitable business with no investors or private funding, growing organically one person at a time. 

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Episode 64: Dan Price (Gravity Payments), Seattle, Washington, USA

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Dan Price, Founder and CEO of Gravity Payments, shares how he is changing the game of business by following his conviction and doing what he believes is right.

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This Successful Tennis Pro and Entrepreneur Demonstrates 5 Ways Pressure Is Your Best Friend for Success

By Kevin Daum

Discover more about YPO YPO member Gregg Hill loves pressure. In fact he calls it his “secret weapon” – and he’s experienced plenty of it. At only 9 years old, Hill left his home and family to live full time at Nick Bollettieri’s Tennis Academy….

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This Innovative CEO Shares the Secret to Getting the Most Out of Your Time

By Kevin Daum

YPO member Barry Kern is the third generation of the Kern family to run Mardi Gras World, Kern Studios, and River City Venues, a company that has grown to become the world’s leading maker of floats, sculpture, and props. He shares his advice on how to finish the job when time is running tight.

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Episode 63: Elikem Tamaklo (Nyaho Medical Centre), Accra, Ghana

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Elikem Tamaklo, Managing Director of Nyaho Medical Centre based in Ghana, shares how successful modern medicine actually resembles organizational management and how he uses strong leadership skills to inspire a team effort.

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